Monthly Archives: November 2014

11.24.2014 Mom and calf

This is really reaching back into the archives.  In the summer of 1982 (yep, 32+ years ago) I visited Baxter State Park with my now pretty much life long friend (35+ years) Mark Picard.  He invited me to experience moose … Continue reading

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11.23.2014 Go with the Flow

A nice combination of solid and liquid, light and dark, black and white. 180 macro+CP, f/16@.3 sec, ISO 100.

Posted in Black and White, Closeup Photography, Ice, Intimate Landscape, Nature Photography, Water, Western Massachusetts, Western Massachusetts Waterfalls and Cascades | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 22 Comments

11.22.2014 Cold off the presses….icicles

14°F this morning.  I tried out my new Heat 3 Smart Gloves and they kept my hands pretty comfortable except for my thumbs.  The heat pack pocket is only for your finger tips so my thumbs were kind of left … Continue reading

Posted in Black and White, Ice, Intimate Landscape, Landscape, Nature Photography, Patterns in Nature, Quabbin, Water, Western Massachusetts, Western Massachusetts Waterfalls and Cascades | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 21 Comments

11.21.2014 Feathery Frost and Black Ice

It’s been a long week, but the weekend is here and tomorrow morning is predicted to be the coldest of the season to date.  18°F….it’s been colder elsewhere, but for us the house timbers should be giving up a few … Continue reading

Posted in Abstract, Black and White, Closeup Photography, Ice, macro photography, Nature Photography, Patterns in Nature | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

11.20.2014 Another cold one

Since I don’t do much photography during the week, it’s back to the archives again.  There may be some icy opportunities this weekend before we return to the 50s and 60s next week. On a very cold Valentine’s Day morning … Continue reading

Posted in Abstract, Black and White, Closeup Photography, Ice, macro photography, Nature Photography, Patterns in Nature, Western Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

11.19.2014 Hoar Frost

Here is an example of why, despite my dislike of and discomfort in cold weather, I go out with my camera in winter.  The dark background is natural…a beaver pond in Cadwell Memorial Forest, Pelham.  I made a few images … Continue reading

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11.17.2014 The Fleabane and the Fly

Yesterday Steve Scwartzman posted a Hover Fly image and suggested I post one that I mentioned in comment.  This is an oldie, from 2008, that I made along my driveway. Hover, Flower or Syrphid Fly (Toxomerus marginatus) on a Daisy or … Continue reading

Posted in Closeup Photography, Flora, Insect Behavior, Insects, macro photography, Nature Photography, Patterns in Nature | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 25 Comments